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Igbo chalk spoom 36,5 cm
Africa | Spoon from Somalia | Wood; he bowl of deep foliate shape, the handle in the form of a stylized vagina with small truncated conical terminus.
Ladle anthropomorphic, Bete / Guro 31 cm - According to the characteristics of the rare Bete statuary, whose body is a beautiful here "miniature", the female character is depicted standing on proportionally short legs, accentuating the bust and stretch the neck, according to the canons of beauty in Bete and Guro country. A dignity installation meets the surreal aspect of the oversized head disappearing into the roundness of the receptacle, the neck and the "head" beautifully decorated...
Africa | Spoon from the Dan people of the Ivory Coast | Wood; dark patina with metal inlay
Africa | Spoon from the Punu-Lumbo people of Gabon; wood. H: 20 cm | ca. prior to 1934
Dan Wunkirmian Ladle, Ivory Coast
Africa | Spoon from the Gurunsi people of Burkina Faso | Wood. H: 16 cm
Africa | Ceremonial spoon ~ 'wakemia or wurkirmian' ~ from the Dan people of Liberia | Wood; shiny dark brown patina with traces of black paint